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Testing the IZOF directionality model in a team sport
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
Developing and nurturing professional learning communities: principles used by elementary administrators /
(Brock University, 2007-06-29)
This study examined the strategies used by elementary school principals to facilitate and nurture the development of professional learning communities (PLC) within their school settings. Using a reputational sample of ...
Calculation of the magnetic field penetration depth for high-Tc cuprate superconductors based on the Interlayer Pair Tunneling model /
(Brock University, 1999-05-21)
In this work, the magnetic field penetration depth for high-Tc cuprate superconductors is calculated using a recent Interlayer Pair Tunneling (ILPT) model proposed by Chakravarty, Sudb0, Anderson, and Strong  to explain ...
Smart girls : a deconstructive discourse analysis of smartness
(Brock University, 2011-03-08)
This project is a deconstructive discourse analysis of smart girlhood. From a feminist post structural framework, with a focus on discourse and performative identity, I scrutinize three dominant discourses of smartness ...
Gadamer's transformation of hermeneutics : from Dilthey to Heidegger
(Brock University, 2007-05-21)
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to show how Gadamer's hermeneutics synthesizes the insights of both Heidegger and Dilthey in order to introduce a new hermeneutics. Gadamer's hermeneutics is based not only on the ...
The sedimentology of the lower Silurian whirlpool sandstone in subsurface Lake Erie, Ontario
(Brock University, 1998-07-09)
The lower Silurian Whirlpool Sandstone is composed of two main units: a fluvial unit and an estuarine to transitional marine unit. The lowermost unit is made up of sandy braided fluvial deposits, in shallow valleys, that ...
Imagery or video feedback : which is the "route" to strategic improvement?
(Brock University, 2003-07-09)
The implementation of imagery and video feedback programs has become an important tool for aiding athletes in achieving peak performance (Halliwell, 1990). The purpose of the study was to determine the effect of strategic ...
Partial characterization of the cloned dihydrofolate reductase gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
(Brock University, 1985-07-09)
The cloned dihydrofolate reductase gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae (DFR 1) is expressed in Escherichia coli. Bacterial strain JF1754 transformed with plasmids containing DFR 1 is at least 5X more resistant to inhibition ...
Ionic regulation in goldfish, Carassius auratus, acclimated to constant and diurnally-cycling temperature conditions
(Brock University, 1980-07-09)
The effects of a diurnal sine-wave temperature cycle (250 +- 5° C) on the wa terI-e etc r o1 yt est a t us 0 f gol df1' Sh , Carassius auratus, was assessed through determination of Na+, K+, Mg2+, Ca2+, Cl- and water ...
Petrography, geochemistry and structure of the Timmins area, Ontario
(Brock University, 1978-07-09)
Regional structural analysis of the Timmins area indicates four major periods of tectonic deformation. The DI deformation is characterized by a series of isoclinal FI folds which are outlined in the study area by ...